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Homeschooling Tips

Advice and Ideas to Support Your Homeschooling Experience

One of Calvert's goals is to help you become the best learning guide you can be. With Calvert, you never have to "go it alone." Calvert has helped families like yours get the most out of their homeschooling experience for over a century, and in that time, we have accumulated a wide variety of homeschooling tips from our education counselors and international network of homeschooling families.

Homeschool Basics

Academic Goals

Preparing for a Successful Homeschool Year

Dinner Ideas

Organizing Your Home-School

Homeschool Teaching Strategies

Homeschooling on the Road

Turn Your Homeschool Classroom Inside Out


Teaching Topics

Learning Styles

Tips for Spatial Learners

Motivating a Reluctant Reader

Multi-Sensory Instruction

Reading Aloud

Fine Motor Skills & Handwriting

Teaching Critical Thinking - the Scientific Method

Teaching Tip - Word Wall


Subject Matters - History, Math & More

Five Tips for Writing Success

Incorporate Geography Awareness into your Studies

Math Tips That Add Up

Writing - Draft & Edit

Writing - Edit & Publish


Summer School Ideas

Making Learning Fun this Summer

Sail into Summer with Reading

Summer Ideas

Summer Reading Ideas 2011

Summertime and Exploring the Outdoors

Vacation Education



Fall Educational Ideas

Midyear Blues

Fun Tricks for Recalling Information


Giving Thanks for Learning

Making Stress-Free Holiday Memories

Money Management Tips for Kids

Portfolios - An Opportunity for Year End Review

Service Learning

Spring - A Great time to Get Outdoors

Strong Bodies Support Learning

Taking Learning Outside

Curriculum by Grade
Pre-Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum First Grade Homeschool Curriculum Second Grade Homeschool Curriculum Third Grade Homeschool Curriculum Fourth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Fifth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Sixth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Seventh Grade Homeschool Curriculum Eighth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Eighth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Homeschool Enrichments

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